Job Advert: Madrassa Childminder Required

About ABM

Abu Bakr Masjid (ABM) is situated in West Reading and caters for over twenty nationalities. We have been established for less than 5 years. We aim to be the hub of the Muslim community also making an impact on wider society.

Purpose of the job

Abu Bakr Masjid (Reading) is looking for an enthusiastic role model to look after the children of the madrassa staff.

Key roles and responsibilities

  • Ensure children’s health and safety is maintained at all times
  • Plan and organise activities for the children
  • Provide a loving environment with an Islamic ethos


Personal Specifications

  • Childcare qualification like the Level 3 Award Preparing to Work in Home-Based Childcare (or equivalent)
  • Basic first aid training
  • Safeguarding children training
  • Knowledge of child protection procedures
  • Training in food hygiene
  • All applicants successful in the interview must pass a DBS (CRB) check


What we offer

  • Location: Abu Bakr Masjid
  • Pay £7.50 per hour including holiday pay
  • Times:
    • Tuesday and Thursday: 4:45pm – 7:15pm
    • Sunday: 1:15pm – 5:15pm
  • This potential could increase in the future

If you are interested in this position and wish to apply, please email

An Islamic Centre in Reading